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Diane Rehm: On My Mind

Diane Rehm’s weekly podcast features newsmakers, writers, artists and thinkers on the issues she cares about most: what’s going on in Washington, ideas that inform, and the latest on living well as we live longer.

Published: Tue, 23 May 2017 05:19:53 -0400

Last Build Date: Tue, 23 May 2017 05:19:53 -0400

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More Turmoil In DC, Anti-anti Trumpism And The Unraveling Of America’s Shared Narrative

Fri, 19 May 2017 12:00:00 -0400

Reaction to this week's political shocks, why many conservatives are choosing to double down on Trump critics, and then, a conversation on the growing dis-union in America.

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Upheaval At The FBI, Why Our Cities Are Segregated, And A Young Palestinian On Mideast Peace

Fri, 12 May 2017 12:00:00 -0400

Political fallout from the dismissal of FBI director James Comey, how our government created racially segregated cities, and a young Palestinian's perspective on Mideast peace.

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Covering the Trump Administration And How To Support Friends In Grief

Fri, 05 May 2017 12:00:00 -0400

Washington Post reporter Dan Balz on covering President Trump and linguist Deborah Tannen on how women support each other with the words they use.

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Impeaching President Trump And A Conversation With Writer Elizabeth Strout

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 12:00:00 -0400

American University history professor Allan Lichtman describes how and why President Donald Trump could be impeached, and then, Pulitzer Prize winning writer Elizabeth Strout on her new book, "Anything is Possible".

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North Korea And A Longer View On Church State Separation

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 12:00:00 -0400

The threat from North Korea: a diplomat's perspective on what's changed and what hasn't, then, shifting notions on tax payer money for religious institutions and the separation between church and state.

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Diane Checks In From Cuba And Why Americans Increasingly Reject Expertise

Fri, 14 Apr 2017 12:00:00 -0400

Guest host Tom Gjelten of NPR talks with Diane who is visiting Cuba, then Tom Nichols on "The Death Of Expertise: The Campaign against established knowledge and Why it Matters"

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Inside Fox News And The Revolution Ahead

Fri, 07 Apr 2017 12:00:00 -0400

Harassment claims at Fox News and the networks close connections to the Trump administration, then the questions we should be asking as advances in technology change life as we know it.

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The Changing Role Of The U.S. In The World And A Closer Look At Recent Russian Protests

Fri, 31 Mar 2017 12:00:00 -0400

The Trump administration is changing the U.S. role in the world, including shifting relations with longstanding allies and an update on protests in Russia.

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False Claims From The White House, Messages To Our Allies, And Supreme Court Hearings

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 12:00:00 -0400

False claims from the White House, hearings for a Supreme Court nominee, and how President Trump is changing US foreign policy: Join us for insight into this week's news.

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The U.S. Economy And White House Conspiracy Theories

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 12:00:00 -0400

Interest rates, job prospects and the White House budget proposal and then how conspiracy theories are changing and changing us.

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